Man found dead in vehicle outside of Fred’s Super Dollar Store identified

Authorities are investigating a death after the body of a man was found in a vehicle in the 1500 block of Wrightsboro Road on Thursday.

Richmond County Coroner’s Office identified the man as Gary Huskey, 56, of Augusta.

Authorities were called to the parking lot of Fred’s Super Dollar Store at 4:43 p.m., a news release from the office states.

Huskey was pronounced dead at 5:50 p.m.

His body will be taken to the GBI crime lab in Atlanta for autopsy.